ELLE – 11 Brands Taking on Fashion’s Green Challenge

By Vèronique Hyland and Naomi Rougeau The industry is the second-most-polluting enterprise, after the fossil-fuel sector. There’s the water waste from manufacturing, the pesticides and toxic dyes that contaminate our rivers, and the 85 percent of discarded clothing that ends up in landfills. All this in the midst of a climate-change crisis that many lawmakers […]

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WWD – H&M Partners With WWF for Sustainable Kids’ Collection

By Fleur Burlet Ten percent of each sale will help fund the wildlife conservation organization’s endangered species program. SAVE THE SPECIES: Swedish retailer Hennes & Mauritz AB is collaborating with the World Wide Fund for Nature on a sustainable collection of children’s clothes, in its latest initiative designed to cement its green credentials in the […]

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REFINERY29 – Our Party Season Picks From H&M’s New Sustainable Collection

By Natalie Gil H&M’s Conscious Collection is already a firm favourite among ethically minded shoppers, and the brand’s latest premium drop looks sure to please existing fans and win over others. Its new Conscious Exclusive AW18 line, launching online on 27th September, is the first cold-weather collection from the brand’s premium sustainable line – and […]

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THE BRIDGE TO BETTER BRANDS – SecondtoNAKED, adidas by Stella McCartney Boost Ethical Activewear Market

By Stella McCartney Earlier this month, adidas by Stella McCartney launched its Fall/Winter 2018 sustainable women’s activewear collection, paying tribute to the power of nature. Designed to equip female athletes whatever the weather, the animal-inspired pieces serve as a reminder that everyone can do their part to protect the world around them. (…) The collection […]

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VOGUE – Address the issue of plastic waste with the help of these designers

By Emily Farra Over plastic straws? These designers have a few other ideas for reducing your plastic waste. Are plastic straws the new cigarettes? Maybe that’s a little extreme, but in the week or so since Starbucks, American Airlines, and the entire city of Seattle announced that they’re going straw-free, those little plastic tubes have […]

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HIGHSNOBIETY – Adidas Debuts Parley Football Uniforms for University of Miami

By Jonathan Sawyer With college football season creeping up, adidas this week debuts all-new uniforms for the University of Miami, made from recycled Parley plastic, accounting for the first-ever football uniform to feature repurposed and upcycled materials. (…) The special edition adidas x Parley A1 football uniform is composed of over 70 percent regenerated ECONYL […]

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MARIE CLAIRE – Your Everything Guide to a Sustainable Closet

By Lindsay Talbot Gone are the days of burlap sacks and tattered hand-me-downs. Dressing green is going chic. We’ve made strides in applying environmental and ethical practices to food (organic! Non- G.M.O! Locavarism!) and beauty (all-natural! Cruelty-free! Recyclable packaging!), but when it comes to greening our wardrobes, sad hemp hippie-wear still springs to mind. (…) […]

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